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Board of Directors

Board of Directors 2015-2016
Board of Directors 2015-2016

Working collaboratively with the tourism industry, its communities and partners, the OHTO functions as an industry led Not-For-Profit Corporation governed by a Board of Directors who is responsible for setting strategic objectives, developing policies and monitoring the Executive Director for operational performance. The Executive Director, in collaboration with the Board, develops and manages the operational plan to achieve the strategic objectives.

Directors are actively engaged with tourism businesses and/or have significant knowledge of local and regional tourism issues and they ensure member input is collected and considered when establishing the strategic objectives.  They contribute diverse skills and an understanding of the region’s tourism assets, challenges and opportunities. They are committed to, and will attend, scheduled meetings to actively and positively participate in discussions. They follow a Code of Conduct and Confidentiality which is outlined in a Board Manual.  Each Director is expected to serve the OHTO membership as a whole.   


The 2016/2017 Board of Directors includes:

Directors are elected on an annual basis and members interested in seeking a seat on the OHTO Board are encouraged to contact Bob Mingie, the OHTO Nominating Committee Chair before completing the  Application for Nomination

OHTO Bylaws
OHTO 2017-18 Application for Nomination

About Us

The Ontario's Highlands Tourism Organization (OHTO) is one of 13 Regional Tourism Organizations created by the Ontario government to increase tourism to the province. The OHTO covers a large region in eastern Ontario which includes the counties of Frontenac, Haliburton, Hastings, Lanark, Lennox and Addington, and Renfrew.

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Get In Touch

Our office hours are 8 am to 4 pm, Monday to Friday.

Ontario's Highlands Tourism Organization
9 International Drive, Suite 129
Pembroke, ON K8A 6W5

Phone: 613-629-6486

Toll Free: 855-629-6486

Fax: 613-629-6488

Email: ac.otho]ta[ofni

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